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28. Feb, 2013 18:00 (HKT)

Harvest day for gamers: Senran Kagura Shinovi Versus, Macross 30, Phantasy Star Online 2, Shin Sangoku Musou 7, Shining Ark, Dragon Ball Heroes Ultimate Mission, Professor Layton 3DS & more! - in Weekly Games Update!



Welcome to this week's Games Update, our weekly summary featuring new product arrivals from the last seven days. Be naughty and be bloody in Senran Kagura Shinovi Versus, throw a party with the divas in the Macross 30th Anniversary game and join the gamers in Phantasy Star Online 2 Special Package.

More voluptuous girls are joining the ninja wars in Senran Kagura Shinovi Versus. The stage moves from the Nintendo 3DS to the PS Vita, and instead of being a platformer, the game turns into a 3D action game.

All the ladies from Hanzou academy and Orochi girls academy are returning, and new characters from the Gessen Girls Academy are moving in to complicate things. With 20 player characters, the action is more colourful and thrilling than ever.

The popular "Ninja turn" and the "costume rip" systems are back. Gamers can try a partial rip and a complete rip. With the Wi-Fi function, gamers can connect with up to three more players for a fight. Equip yourself, and see who's the ultimate ripper.

The DX Pack comes with a set of 5 Nyu Nyu Pack Chibi figures a drama CD, a selected soundtrack CD with special packaging:

Senran Kagura Shinovi Versus -Shoujotachi no Shoumei- [Nyuu Nyuu DX Pack Limited Edition]JPN N/AOut of print / Out of stock
Senran Kagura Shinovi Versus -Shoujotachi no Shoumei- [Regular Edition]JPN US$ 47.99In stock, usually ships within 24hrs
Senran Kagura Shinovi Versus: Otome Shoujotachi no ShoumeiASIA N/AOut of print / Out of stock




In 2013, the Macross franchise will celebrate its 30th anniversary. From the first songstress Lynn Minmei to the latest stars such as Sheryl Nome and Ranka Lee, everyone who sings is joining this celebration. The director Kawamori Shouji weaves a brand new plot to include the full cast of jet pilots, valkyries and ladies.

The game takes place on a planet with unstable conditions. Bandits are everywhere, so hunters go there to take them down. In this chaos, Ichijou Hikaru, flies over onto the planet to search for Lynn Minmei and Misa, and the other boys Basara and Saotome Aruto are in their fighter jets, ready to battle the newest threat.

The Chouginga Limited Edition comes with the Layout & Sketches Artbook, the Material Collection Artbook, a Poster Collection, a 30th Anniversary Booklet and Special Markings for the Valkyries.

Macross 30: Ginga o Tsunagu UtagoeJPN US$ 49.99In stock, usually ships within 24hrs
Macross 30: Ginga o Tsunagu Utagoe [Chouginga Box Limited Edition]JPN N/AOut of print / Out of stock




Phantasy Star Online 2 is intended for 3 platforms. While gamers are having fun on the PC version, the developers are working hard to create the PS Vita version. Both PC and Vita versions share the same server, so gamers can transfer their game data between the two platforms.

The Special Package contains some exclusive items that will give gamers a leg up in their adventures. Dress your characters in the in-game costumes included, and arm them with the special weapons. The package comes with an evolved original mag device and a sheet of little wing stickers.

The music disc includes two tracks, and all gamers can enjoy a 30 day Premium Set as well as a Fun1000 ticket.

Phantasy Star Online 2 Special PackageJPN US$ 84.99In stock, usually ships within 24hrs




Head back to the ancient times when China was split into three kingdoms. The war is still in full swing. In Shin Sangoku Musou 7, Each of the three kingdoms have two more warriors, the battle system is improved with more attack and defence modes and each warrior has his or her own speciality weapon.

Execute the powerful Storm Rush Mode by giving your warriors the weapons they are best at. This attack can break your foe's defence. As for your defence, depending on your weapon's attributes, you can activate the Variable Counter. The Musou Ranbu attacks have evolved into Kakusei Ranbu, and for more power, use the Shin Kakusei Ranbu.

The Treasure Box comes with an Original Soundtrack, Special Character 3D Crystal and a Character Material Collection Book.

Treasure Box Editions

Shin Sangoku Musou 7 (Treasure Box) (Chinese Version)ASIA N/AOut of print / Out of stock
Shin Sangoku Musou 7 (Treasure Box) (Japanese Language Version)ASIA US$ 118.99Usually ships within 1 week
Shin Sangoku Musou 7 [Treasure Box]JPN N/AOut of print / Out of stock

Regular Editions

Shin Sangoku Musou 7JPN US$ 83.90Usually ships within 1 to 2 weeks
Shin Sangoku Musou 7 (Chinese Version)ASIA N/AOut of print / Out of stock
Shin Sangoku Musou 7 (Japanese Language Version)ASIA N/AOut of print / Out of stock




Find an angel washed up ashore and take her on a quest to hunt monsters. Tony Taka once again join hands with Sega to create the Shining Ark. The beautiful elfen ladies, pirate queens and the magical bakery are back. Fight baddies, harvest produces and bake bread for everyone on the island.

Leaving the beautiful island, you are invited to the fights in Dragon Ball Heroes Ultimate Mission. You use your fists, your ki and your cards. Choose five out of your deck. The more you use a certain character card, the more powerful it becomes, bring him with you to the plot-changing battles in Dragon Ball.

If you prefer to train your brain muscles, join Professor Layton on an adventure to the land of snow. A girl encased in ice is the clue to a civilization beyond human imagination. The puzzles are becoming more challenging and the graphics simply jump out at you from the Nintendo 3DS screen.

Find the answer to the oldest mystery to Tharsis. Create your avatar, recruit your team and board the sky ship. Etrian Odyssey IV takes players across the vast lands. Gamers have to chart their own maps as they explore the world for glory. To give everyone a hint of the treasures inside, the game comes with the music and art collection.

Here's the summary of this week's releases:

Xbox360

Crysis 3 (Hunter Edition)US US$ 29.99Usually ships within 1 to 2 weeks
Dead Space 3EUR US$ 9.99In stock, usually ships within 24hrs
History: Legends of WarEUR US$ 39.99Usually ships within 5-15 days
Metal Gear Rising: RevengeanceASIA N/AOut of print / Out of stock
Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance (Limited Edition)US N/AOut of print / Out of stock
Risen 2: Dark WatersJPN US$ 56.99Usually ships within 1-5 days
Turtle Beach Ear Force XLa Amplified Headset (Xbox360) US$ 42.99Usually ships within 1 week


PlayStation3

Crysis 3 (Hunter Edition) (Chinese + English Version)ASIA N/AOut of print / Out of stock
Dead Space 3EUR US$ 12.99Usually ships within 2 to 4 weeks
Dragon Ball Z: Ultimate Blast (PS3 the Best)ASIA N/AOut of print / Out of stock
Dynasty Warriors 7 EmpiresEUR US$ 24.99Usually ships within 2 to 4 weeks
Macross 30: Ginga o Tsunagu UtagoeJPN US$ 49.99In stock, usually ships within 24hrs
Macross 30: Ginga o Tsunagu Utagoe [Chouginga Box Limited Edition]JPN N/AOut of print / Out of stock
Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance (Limited Edition)US N/AOut of print / Out of stock
PlayStation3 New Slim Console (250GB Azurite Blue Model) - 110VJPN N/AOut of print / Out of stock
PlayStation3 New Slim Console (250GB Garnet Red Model) - 110VJPN N/AOut of print / Out of stock
Risen 2: Dark WatersJPN US$ 23.99Usually ships within 1 week
Saint Seiya Senki (PS3 the Best)ASIA N/AOut of print / Out of stock
Sharin no Kuni, Himawari no Shoujo [Limited Edition]JPN US$ 88.99Usually ships within 1 week
Sharin no Kuni, Himawari no Shoujo [Regular Edition]JPN US$ 73.99Usually ships within 1 week
Shin Sangoku Musou 7JPN US$ 83.90Usually ships within 1 to 2 weeks
Shin Sangoku Musou 7 [Treasure Box]JPN N/AOut of print / Out of stock
Turtle Beach Ear Force XP300 Wireless Gaming Headset US$ 169.99Usually ships within 1 week
Turtle Beach Ear Force XP400 Gaming Headset N/AOut of print / Out of stock


PS Vita

History: Legends of WarEUR N/AOut of print / Out of stock
Ninja Gaiden Sigma 2 PlusJPN US$ 52.99Usually ships within 1 week
PSVita PlayStation Vita - Wi-Fi Model (Ice Silver) [Phantasy Star Online 2 Limited Bundle]JPN N/AOut of print / Out of stock
Persona 4: GoldenEUR US$ 29.99Usually ships within 2 to 4 weeks
Phantasy Star Online 2 Special PackageJPN US$ 84.99In stock, usually ships within 24hrs
Senran Kagura Shinovi Versus -Shoujotachi no Shoumei- [Nyuu Nyuu DX Pack Limited Edition]JPN N/AOut of print / Out of stock
Senran Kagura Shinovi Versus -Shoujotachi no Shoumei- [Regular Edition]JPN US$ 47.99In stock, usually ships within 24hrs


Nintendo 3DS

Dragon Ball Heroes Ultimate MissionJPN US$ 49.99In stock, usually ships within 24hrs
Dragon Ball Heroes Ultimate Mission [LaLaBit Market Luxury Edition]JPN N/AOut of print / Out of stock
Etrian Odyssey IV: Legends of the Titan (w/ Music & Art Collection)US N/AOut of print / Out of stock
Layton Kyouju to Choubunmei A no IsanJPN US$ 39.99Usually ships within 1 week
Osawari Tantei Nameko DaihanshokuJPN US$ 39.99Usually ships within 1 week


Sony PSP

D.C. III Plus: Da Capo III Plus [Beginners Pack]JPN US$ 126.99Usually ships within 1-5 days
D.C. III Plus: Da Capo III Plus [Limited Edition]JPN US$ 96.99Usually ships within 1 week
D.C. III Plus: Da Capo III Plus [Regular Edition]JPN US$ 59.99Usually ships within 1 to 2 weeks
Gundam Memories: Tatakai no Kioku (PSP the Best)JPN US$ 29.99Usually ships within 1 week
Hakuoki: Warriors of the ShinsengumiUS N/AOut of print / Out of stock
Kyoukaisen no Horizon Portable [Limited Edition]JPN US$ 54.99Usually ships within 1 week
Kyoukaisen no Horizon Portable [Regular Edition]JPN US$ 34.99Usually ships within 1-5 days
Macross Triangle Frontier (PSP the Best)JPN US$ 29.99Usually ships within 1-5 days
Mobile Suit Gundam: Shin Gihren no Yabou (PSP the Best)JPN US$ 29.99Usually ships within 1 week
Shining ArkJPN US$ 19.99Usually ships within 1-5 days
Shining Ark (Accessory Set)JPN US$ 23.99Usually ships within 1-5 days
Solomon's Ring: Kaze no Shou [Limited Edition]JPN US$ 60.99Usually ships within 1-5 days
Solomon's Ring: Kaze no Shou [Regular Edition]JPN US$ 30.99Usually ships within 1 week
Stellar * Theater Portable [Limited Edition]JPN N/AOut of print / Out of stock
Stellar * Theater Portable [Regular Edition]JPN US$ 57.90Usually ships within 1-5 days


PlayStation2

Dynasty Warriors 4 (Greatest Hits)US US$ 31.99Usually ships within 1 to 2 weeks


PC Game

Crysis 3 (Hunter Edition) (DVD-ROM)US N/AOut of print / Out of stock
Crysis 3 (Hunter Edition) (DVD-ROM) (Chinese + English Version)ASIA N/AOut of print / Out of stock
History: Legends of War (DVD-ROM)EUR US$ 24.99Usually ships within 2 to 4 weeks
Transport SimulatorEUR US$ 19.99Usually ships within 2 to 4 weeks


Game Guides and Books

Famitsu DS + Wii [April 2013]JPN US$ 16.90In stock, usually ships within 24hrs
V-Jump [April 2013]JPN N/AOut of print / Out of stock
Weekly Famitsu No. 1264 (2013 03/07+14) [w/ Special DLC for Demon Gaze, Samurai & Dragons, Monster Radar +]JPN N/AOut of print / Out of stock




Here's a preview of hot games that are expected to come next week:

PlayStation3

Hatsune Miku -Project DIVA- FJPN US$ 64.98

PS Vita

Soul SacrificeJPN US$ 39.99
Tales of Hearts RJPN US$ 61.99
Tales of Hearts R [LaLaLaBit Market Limited Edition]JPN N/A





 

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